September 19 - 21, 2016
Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health
SYR is the West's foremost academic yoga research conference. SYR showcases some of the best new research and offers multiple poster sessions as well as ample opportunities to interact with other scientists, experts and professionals in the field. SYR 2016 will be held at the Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health in the beautiful Berkshires in western Massachusetts.
SYR 2016 is a single-track academic research meeting that will include keynote speakers, invited oral presentations from other senior researchers, multiple poster sessions and ample opportunities to interact with other scientists, experts and professionals in the field. The conference is also a unique learning opportunity for yoga therapists, clinicians, integrative healthcare professionals and psychology and education professionals interested in yoga research.
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Photos from SYR 2015!
The SYR 2016 conference team works closely together to
make this conference a valuable and enjoyable experience for all
attendees. They also welcome your ideas and suggestions for improvement.
The members of this year's Scientific Program Committee are:
Catherine Cook-Cottone, PhD;
Holger Cramer, PhD;
Erik Groessl, PhD;
Kim Innes, PhD;
Sat Bir Khalsa, PhD, Chair
John Kepner, MA, MBA, Executive Director of IAYT
Sat Bir Khalsa, PhD, Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Yoga Therapy
Edi Pasalis, Director, Kripalu Institute for Extraordinary Living
Debra Krajewski, IAYT Conference Manager
Leisl Moriarty, Kripalu Conference Coordinator
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